ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman, Imran Khan Monday said he has asked the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Cabinet to withdraw amendments made to the Accountability Commission Ordinance (ACO).
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan today directed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) cabinet to reverse recommended amendments in the accountability law.
Director General KP Ehtesab Commission (KPEC) Lt Gen (retd) Muhammad Hamid Khan on February 10 resigned expressing reservations over the proposed amendments in the Ehtesab Commission Act 2014, which according to him, would affect the credibility of the accountability process.
The PTI chief formed a committee headed by him to review the legislation. Imran Khan instructed the provincial cabinet to form a comprehensive draft of the amendment bill and seek approval from the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly.
It was also decided by the committee that it would review matter of appointment of new Director General (DG) of the commission.
The PTI chief stated about development in the matter on a social media platform today.
Imran Khan further said that the PTI government would never compromise on its promise regarding accountability.